Bhumi engages 15,000 volunteers in more than 12 cities across India for causes like education and civic welfare.
Work and Achievements
Bhumi is the recipient of the ‘Leader in Volunteer Engagement Award’ conferred by iVolunteer
Geographical Presence: Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Telengana, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Rajasthan, Chandigarh and Delhi NCR.
Bhumi’s key achievements snapshot over a period of 12 years:
- No. of volunteer hours clocked since 2006 – 1.38 million
- No. of volunteers for Civic Initiatives in 2017-18 – 11,865
- No. of volunteers engaged since 2006 – 46,170; 2018-19 – 15,000
- No. of children benefited since 2006 – 99,609; 2018-19 – 20,000
- Bhumi has two core areas of work - Education and Civic Projects
> Ignite: Transformational Education:
Bhumi bridges the gap in formal education by providing 25,000 under-privileged children language, STEAM education, life-skills support and scholarships for higher education across 12 Indian cities:
Through volunteers during weekends at orphanages
Through teachers during the week at low-income private and government schools
Through after-school community centers in urban slums
The programme consists of English, Mathematics, Science, computers, mentoring, arts, sports and life skills support.
> Catalyse: Transforming Citizenry:
Catalyse consists of Bhumi’s civic initiatives that engage volunteers in causes like animal welfare, community welfare, disability, environment, health etc. The programmes consisting of one-off and regular volunteering activities engage over 15,000 volunteers each year in over 12 cities across India.
Fund Utilisation Statement
All funds will go towards the education of underprivileged children in shelter homes, slum communities. and low-income schools